Sun 11-06-2017 08:51 AM

President issues directives to address humanitarian cases of Emirati-Qatari joint families

ABU DHABI, 11th June, 2017 (WAM) -- President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has instructed the authorities concerned to take into consideration the humanitarian circumstances of Emirati-Qatari joint families in recognition of the brotherly Qatari people, an official source announced.

And in implementation of these directives, the Ministry of Interior has set up a hotline line (+9718002626) to receive such cases and take appropriate measures to help them.

The source said these measures were in line with the statement issued by the UAE that severed ties with the State of Qatar for the pretexts mentioned in the resolution and its procedures. The statement also underscored the UAE's commitment to the well being of the brotherly Qatari people as a natural extension of the brotherly UAE people.